The Newsmakers

Somalia Security Challenge: Somalia under threat from Al Shabab and Daesh

As 2018 draws to a close, we're taking a look back at some of the year's biggest stories. Today, we're heading to Somalia. In October, more than 500 people were killed in a double bombing in the country's capital, Mogadishu. It was a reminder that while Somalia has a central government, after years of war it still faces many problems - including violence, famine and disease. Andrew Hopkins reports.

TikTok stars in Somalia

TikTok stars in Somalia

Somalia After AMISOM

Somalia After AMISOM

US air strikes in Somalia killed civilians

US air strikes in Somalia killed civilians

Somalia Tourism: Floating restaurant draws visitors to the coast

Somalia Tourism: Floating restaurant draws visitors to the coast

Is Sweden's school ban restricting religious freedom?

Is Sweden's school ban restricting religious freedom?

What does the conviction of the Oath Keepers leaders mean for the US?

What does the conviction of the Oath Keepers leaders mean for the US?

The UN says it needs a record $51.5 billion in aid for 2023, but how will it spend that money?

The UN says it needs a record $51.5 billion in aid for 2023, but how will it spend that money?

Is this the end for Cyril Ramaphosa?

Is this the end for Cyril Ramaphosa?

Who will win the global chip war?

Who will win the global chip war?

Will winter be a turning point in the Ukraine conflict?

Will winter be a turning point in the Ukraine conflict?

Will the Iran crackdown ever be investigated?

Will the Iran crackdown ever be investigated?

Can a state of emergency solve Honduras' gang violence?

Can a state of emergency solve Honduras' gang violence?

How far will China's COVID-19 protests go?

How far will China's COVID-19 protests go?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to DRC?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to DRC?

Scotland Independence Referendum | France's Church Abuse Scandal

Scotland Independence Referendum | France's Church Abuse Scandal

Why is the Myanmar junta releasing prisoners now?

Why is the Myanmar junta releasing prisoners now?

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